Air war (00/00/1944): shot of scramble, Tempest taking off, buzzing the camera, airborne as seen from another plane. Sequence on a plane chasing buzz bomb. Gun camera shot of bomb exploding. Sequence on operations on British aircraft carrier, men working on planes, servicing them, planes taking off. LS of formation of flying-boats. MCSs of navigator in naval uniform plotting course, naval officers with binoculars on the bridge of the ship. LS of British battleship and aircraft carrier. HAS from island of plane going over on its nose beside island. Shot of Vought "Corsair" landing properly on American carrier. MS of British cruiser. Long range gun barrels in the foreground. Battle cruiser and aircraft carrier at sea.


Excerpt from
Actualités olympiques no 209
Netherlands (Holland)
National Film Board
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